|Verlorenes Glück - Franz Porten|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for June 2014: Verlorenes Glück (Lost Luck)sung by Franz Porten on a brown wax cylinder for the Columbia Phonograph Co. of Berlin & New York, ca. 1901.This brown wax cylinder record was destroyed by a crack, caused by improper packing by the seller. Before returning it, I was able to preserve it digitally and manually reduce the clicks caused by the crack.(Original French poem by "Tu ne m'aimais pas" by Léon Laroche)So oft der Frühling durch das ...
Keywords: cylinder record; brown wax; columbia; phonograph; porten; poem; laroche
|Vilja-Lied aus 'Die lustige Witwe' - Vilma Conti|
The famous title from the Opera 'The Merry Widow', sung by Vilma Conti on Edison Goldguss #15543. Recorded in 1906, Berlin, Germany. Vilma Conti recorded only three cylinders on Edison, this is her first one.
Keywords: cylinder record; edison; german; soprano; vilja